Road Accident : Home guard battling for life

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
Home Guards

Udupi  : A 27-year-old home guard suffered grievous injuries after the car he was driving hit a stationary gas tanker at Udyavara in Udupi district on Wednesday morning. The police gave the name of the home guard as Rakesh. He was attached to Mulki Police Station of Mangaluru city. The police said Rakesh finished his night […]

Uppinangady : Gas tanker topples

Thursday, January 24th, 2019
Gas Tanker

Uppinangady: A gas tanker toppled near Bedrodi village on Mangaluru-Bengaluru National Highway Thursday morning. Fortunately, no leakage of gas was reported in the mishap. The mishap took place after the driver of the tanker, plying from Mangaluru to Bengaluru lost control of the vehicle. Luckily he escaped unhurt. Police arrived at the spot and took […]

Gas tanker leaked at Belthangady at Pannakaje; traffic halts

Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Beltangady: A gas tanker leaked which led to traffic jam between Belthangady and Madanthyar this morning. The police stopped the vehicular movement on this route. The incident took place at Pannakaje. Fire brigade personnel are handling the situation. More details awaited.

Bullet tanker overturned at Perne, major tragedy avoided

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Gas tanker

Puttur: In a major accident a LPG gas carrying bullet tanker over turned and fell near road side causing tension among the local people at Perne on Monday. It is reported that the driver lost control over the vehicle which resulted in overturning of the tanker. Driver Alagiri Swamy (30) has survived with injuries and […]

Gas tanker collides with bike results in death of one

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Bantwal: A man lost his life after his bike collided with a gas tanker near Amai Bridge at Perne on Monday. Mustafa alias Putthu (35) of Hirithadka Janatha colony is identified as deceased person. He was seriously injured after the collision and breathed his last on the way to the hospital. He was going to […]

Gas tanker claimed life of one after hitting truck

Saturday, July 30th, 2016

Udupi: One killed on the spot after a gas tanker crash into a mini truck at Tekkatte, on Saturday. Annappa is the deceased person. Three other people have sustained with severe injuries and they were rushed to the Manipal hospital. As per the preliminary reports, a Maharashtra origin gas tanker rammed into a parked 407 […]

Gas tanker overturns at Soorikumeru, heavy LPG leakage, residents evacuated

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
Gas Tankar

Bantwal: A gas tanker overturns at Soorikumeru near Kalladka in the taluk on national highway 75 at around 1 am on Tuesday April 19, and resulted in a gas leak and several houses in the vicinity have been evacuated. It is said that over speeding led to the accident. The tanker was going to Bengaluru […]

Gas tanker overturns at Perne

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016
Gas Tanker

Puttur: A gas tanker overturned at Perne on Mangaluru-Bengaluru NH-75  Saturday morning. It is said that the accident took place when the driver was negotiating a turn. Rumors of a suspected gas leak created panic among commuters. The police and a fire brigade rushed to the spot. Traffic was diverted via Shantimarga, Karvelu, Dorme, Mathantabettu, Sediyapu route […]

Gas tanker overturns near Uppinangady

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
Gas Tanker

Uppinangady : A domestic gas tanker coming from Mangaluru overturned near Anepalla of Bollar at on NH-75 in Nekkilady on Wednesday, November 19. As the result a small amount of gas leakage was reported. Fire personnel from Bantwal and Puttur fire stations have rushed to the spot immediately and plug the leakage and area has […]

A gas tanker overturns at Kolyotte cross, cleaner injured

Monday, April 14th, 2014
gas tanker

Mangalore : As the driver lost control over his vehicle, a gas tanker overturns at Kolyotte cross near Shiradi in Nelyadi on April 13, Sunday. The rotor gaze of the tanker developed a crack leading to leakage due to the accident and the tanker cleaner, who had sustained injuries, was admitted to the hospital. Puttur […]